InterOil Names New Board Director, Audit Committee Member

InterOil has announced today that Roger Lewis has been appointed to the Board of directors. Lewis has also been appointed to serve on the Board's Audit Committee.

Lewis is an Australian and a successful former senior finance executive, having spent 22 years with Woodside Energy Ltd in Western Australia, finishing as Group Financial Controller. Prior to that, Lewis worked in commercial and finance roles for over 15 years in the heavy manufacturing industry both in Australia and overseas.

Lewis brings to the Board vast experience in commercial, financial and accounting matters. He is a Fellow Certified Practicing Accountant (FCPA) with the Australian Society of Accountants and, since 2000, has been a Commissioner of the Lottery Commission of Western Australia, with particular responsibility for finance and accounting matters. He is a member of the Commission's Audit, Remuneration and Major Projects subcommittees.

"We are delighted to welcome Roger to our Board. His skills and expertise complement those of existing directors and his significant experience at Woodside Energy during a major developmental period for that Company will be of great benefit to InterOil," said Phil Mulacek, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of InterOil.